Jerrel “Jerry” E. Meadors

Jerrel “Jerry” E. Meadors, 82 of Danville, IN passed away on Sunday August 7th, 2016 in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loving family, friends and beloved cat “Izzy”. He was born on June 11th, 1934 in Jasper, IN to the late Ferrel E. and Marie (Brittain) Meadors. He was President and CEO of Perry Manufacturing, Inc., Indianapolis, IN from 1968 to 2009, he was also an Accountant and Business Consultant from 1959 to 1968. He was a long time member of the Commemorative Air Force and the Quiet Birdmen. He was also past President of the Manufacturing Association SSFI. He was an avid aviator and enjoyed flying. He also enjoyed restoring vintage automobiles and aircraft. He graduated from George Washington High School (Indianapolis) in 1952. He graduated from Indiana University in 1959 with a BS degree from the School of Business. He was a member of Lambda Chi Alpha and was a longtime IU Basketball fan and contributor. He was married to Barbara L. (Bridgewater) Meadors on May 11th, 1957. He had one daughter, Terry L. Sampson, Avon, IN, he was preceded in death by his parents and his son-in-law Jeffrey A. Sampson. He had one granddaughter Krista L. Sampson. He will be greatly missed. Visitation will be at Conkle Funeral Home, 4925 W. 16th Street, Speedway, IN on Friday August 12th from 3 to 8 pm. Funeral services at Conkle Funeral Home will be Saturday, August 13th at 10:00 am, burial will be at Lemmons Church, 7399 Portersville Road, Otwell, IN at approximately 1:30 pm. Memorial contributions may be made to Lemmons Church c/o J.P. Weishut, Treasurer for Lemmons Cemetery Association, 2826 Howard Drive, Jasper, IN 47546.